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Chandigarh Region

UT Administration decided to discontinue the weekend closure of Sukhna Lake

September 11, 2020 10:20 PM

- Chandigarh reported 305 new coronavirus cases and three fatalities

- Tricity's single-day case tally stands at 689

Chandigarh, September 11
The Chandigarh Administration has decided to discontinue the weekend closure of Sukhna Lake , however, strictly enforce wearing of masks and social distancing among visitors.

The lake was closed for people on Saturday and Sunday due to sudden rise in coronavirus cases in the city.

Meanwhile, Chandigarh reported 305 new coronavirus cases and three fatalities in a span of 24 hours, an administration issued medical bulletin said on Friday.

Two of the three fatalities on Friday were over 65. All three had pre-existing health conditions.

The development comes on a day when Mohali reported 204 new COVID cases and Panchkula reported 180. The Tricity's single-day case tally stands at 689.

An 83-year-old woman from Chandigarh's Sector 32 who was diabetic and had hypertension died at Mohali's Grecian Hospital on Thursday.

A 68-year-old man from Sector 48 who was diabetic and suffered from hypertension and heart and kidney diseases also died at Mohali's Grecian Hospital on Thursday.

The third fatality was a 59-year-old man from Sector 50 who was diabetic and had hypertension.
- Desk

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